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March - October
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Alas, the curtain closed early on Michigan Opera Theatre’s 2019-20 Season, but we will open it as soon as safely possible! Meanwhile, please continue to support us financially, and why not share a favorite MOT memory, too?

"HMS Pinafore" webcast

May 10, 11:00 AM
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MOT Children Chorus's 2018 production of "HMS Pinafore" streamed on Detroit Public Television's website. The Gilbert and Sullivan operetta is a hilarious tale of star-crossed lovers and mistaken identities.

"The Very Last Green Thing" (virtual)

May 22 at 11:00 AM
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MOT’s first-ever digital opera, premiering on the MOT Facebook page. Performed by MOTCC, the one-act opera is set in the year 2492 where students are taught and raised indoors by an android.

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